Category: Off-Broadway
He Wants You to Crack Up at His Breakup
By ALLISON CONSIDINE
Thursday, August 09, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Aug 9, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Gianmarco Soresi analyzes his love life and his art in Less Than 50% --- When it comes to romance, playwright and stand-up Gianmarco Soresi admits he's a bit cynical, like many of his fellow millennials. He unpacks his generation's skeptical attitude toward relationships -- especially marriage -- in his new autobiographical comedy Less Than 50%, currently...
Seeing My Story in 'Avenue Q'
By RONNI KRASNOW
Wednesday, August 08, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    3 comments Share This
Wed Aug 8, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    3 comments Share This
In honor of the musical's 15th anniversary, a fan looks back at how the musical continues to impact her life --- I was already in my mid-thirties when Avenue Q debuted Off-Broadway in 2003 at the Vineyard Theatre. Even though the fresh-out-of-college puppet protagonist Princeton (originally performed by John Tartaglia) was a generation younger than...
How Do You Feel About Antonin Scalia?
By FRANK RIZZO
Tuesday, July 31, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Tue Jul 31, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
The Originalist wants to challenge your perspective on the late Supreme Court Justice --- Washington, D.C.-based stage actor Edward Gero has tackled a wide range of heavies in his career, from Shakespeare villains to Richard Nixon. But he says he's never felt theatregoers tense up the way they do when he plays famously conservative Supreme Court Justice...
You're Supposed to Laugh, Then Cry
By REGINA ROBBINS
Monday, July 30, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 30, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
How Marcus Gardley reinvented Federico García Lorca's The House of Bernarda Alba --- Back in 2010, The New Yorker's Hilton Als described playwright Marcus Gardley as "an interesting heir to García Lorca, Pirandello and Tennessee Williams." While any emerging dramatist would appreciate being likened to such theatrical giants, Gardley...
Feeding You More Than Laughs
By RAVEN SNOOK
Friday, July 27, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jul 27, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Renée Taylor looks back on her life and her love, Joseph Bologna, in her solo memoir My Life on a Diet --- After more than a half century of working on projects with her husband, actor-writer Joseph Bologna, Renée Taylor didn't let his death stand in the way of their continued collaboration. Although Bologna passed away last summer,...
What's It Like to Star in a Cult Musical?
By RAVEN SNOOK
Thursday, July 26, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Jul 26, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Stephanie Hsu on why her role in Be More Chill is so groundbreaking --- Stephanie Hsu realized something was happening when she started getting tagged in fan art of her Be More Chill character: theatre-obsessed teenager Christine Canigula. She was surprised that young people from all over the world had discovered an obscure musical that only ran for...
Which Broadway Choreographer Is Making His NYC Directorial Debut?
By LAUREN PHOENIX KAY
Monday, July 23, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 23, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
How Joshua Bergasse is putting his own stamp on Smokey Joe's Cafe --- At a recent matinee of the Off-Broadway revival of Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller, iconic numbers such as "On Broadway" and "Hound Dog" inspired audience members to sing and dance in their seats. During "Stand By Me," an entire throng jumped up, all clapping...
How Did James Baldwin Define Himself?
By JUAN MICHAEL PORTER II
Friday, July 20, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jul 20, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Jewelle Gomez's new play examines the writer's dueling identities --- What do you do when what's oppressing you also nurtures and sustains you? In Waiting for Giovanni, playwright Jewelle Gomez examines James Baldwin's complicated relationship with the burgeoning civil rights movement while penning his 1956 novel Giovanni's Room. Though now considered...
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